Case Study

Beech Torr Farm

August 2018

250 kWp – Design, supply, install and commission.

The Beech Torr Solar PV farm consists of 7 rows of ground-mounted solar PV.

There are 13 SMA inverters connected to a dedicated substation.

The system is monitored remotely and will generate alarms in the event of problems such an inverter fault or lack of communication.

Design

Solar Modules – 1000 x Hyundai 250W M250MG Polycrystalline Modules
Inverter – 11 x SMA 20kW 3-Phase string inverter and 2 x SMA 15kW 3-Phase string inverter
Ground Mounting System – Hilti MSP SP1
G59/2 Protection – Macklin Controls Micromac 3PN 201-270 G59
Cabling, Total PV Generation Meter and balance of system.

Performance

261.95 MWh/yr – over an orientation azimuth of 0° South, on an 20° pitch, with little to no shading expected.

Warranties

Workmanship – Beco Provide a 2-year workmanship warranty covering the installation. Modules – Hyundai Solar modules are covered by 25-year linear performance warranty and 5-year product warranty. Inverter – SMA are covered by 5-year performance warranty.

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